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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Brickyard Lane, Wanstrow, Shepton Mallet

Sold STC £575,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 1000 BUYER'S INCENTIVE AVAILABLE ON THIS PROPERTY (subject to terms and conditions)
  • Substantial Home
  • Total Of 5 Bedrooms
  • Two Paddocks & Stables
  • Rural Yet Accessible Setting
  • Vast Parking Area
  • Double Garage & Workshop

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A rural yet accessible property with substantial accommodation, land approaching 1.5 acres & stabling for two. Found on a country lane, surrounded by fields, the house offers a great degree of privacy & flexibility. The accommodation is arranged via a three bedroom bungalow & two bedroom annexe.


Primary Accommodation 
The main residence at Oakleaze is a three bedroom detached bungalow with two reception rooms, a dine in kitchen and front and rear gardens.

Entrance Hall 
A wide hall way with a glazed front door and window to the front. There is wood block flooring, two radiators and access to the primary loft space.

Sitting Room 20' 2" max x 13' 9" ( 6.15m max x 4.19m )
The main reception room has dual aspect, double glazed windows to both the front and the side. There is a large radiator and a stone effect fire place with inset wood burning stove and a tiled hearth. Although not currently in use, there are also double doors through to the dining room.

Dining Room 13' 8" x 10' ( 4.17m x 3.05m )
Following on from the double doors from the sitting room, the dining room has a radiator and double glazed patio doors to the rear garden with a great outlook over paddock beyond.

Kitchen 18' 2" x 11' 3" max ( 5.54m x 3.43m max )
Although there is a separate dining room, the kitchen provides ample space for a dining table. The kitchen has a range of wall and base units with work top surfaces over and tiled splash backs. Conveniences include a Belfast sink with mixer tap, integrated dishwasher, space for fridge/freezer and an electric Rangemaster cooker with cooker hood over. In addition, there is a pantry, airing cupboard with hot water tank, a cupboard housing the boiler and a radiator. The kitchen also benefits from dual aspect double glazed windows making it a particularly light space.

Utility Room 
The utility serves as a useful addition to the kitchen, but also as a communal space joining the annexe. There are double glazed doors to both the front and rear, plumbing for a washing machine and space for further appliances. A hatch provides additional loft space and there are two radiators and a stainless steel sink drainer unit.

Accessed from the utility room is a cloakroom with double glazed window to the rear, radiator, WC, wash hand basin with mixer tap and tiled splash back and an extractor fan.

Bedroom One 14' 10" x 10' 5" ( 4.52m x 3.18m )
The first two bedrooms are almost identical in size and shape but each offers a different outlook. This bedroom has dual aspect, double glazed windows to the rear and side with the rear window providing a superb outlook of the garden and grazing paddock. There is also a large built in wardrobe and a radiator.

Bedroom Two 14' 10" x 10' 4" ( 4.52m x 3.15m )
The other large bedroom also has a built in wardrobe, radiator and dual aspect windows, this one looks out to the front and side garden.

Bedroom Three 11' 8" plus wardrobe x 8' max ( 3.56m plus wardrobe x 2.44m max )
The third bedroom is still a fair size, especially given it too has built in wardrobes. There is a radiator and a double glazed window to the rear with far reaching countryside views.

The bathroom offers a four piece suite comprising a roll top bath, shower cubicle, WC and pedestal wash hand basin. To the front is a double glazed window and there is also a heated towel rail, shaver point, tiled floor and partly tiled walls.


Front Garden 
To the front of the main residence is a garden pond with a range of pretty plants. There is also a large area of fenced lawn with mature trees that leads to the side where the current owners have positioned a cattery.

Rear Garden 
Accessed from both the utility room and dining room, the rear garden is mostly laid to lawn with a variety of exotic plants. There is also a paved patio area and the garden has a view over looking its own Ha Ha and paddock to countryside views beyond.

The annexe has been added on by the current owners and has been set up for completely independent living. This could suit for people seeking a holiday let or accommodation for relatives who need their own space. The annexe has its own combi boiler, oil tank and has its own electricity meter which allows for calculating exact usage.

Accessing the annexe via the communal utility room there is a hallway serving the ground floor. There is a linen cupboard and doors to the kitchen and sitting room.

Kitchen 16' 3" x 10' 10" ( 4.95m x 3.30m )
Larger than the kitchen of many houses, the annexe kitchen allows space for a dining table amongst a well appointed fitted kitchen. There are base units with work surfaces over and tiled splash backs, inset ceiling downlighters, radiator and central heating boiler. Integrated appliances include an electric oven and hob with cooker hood, dishwasher and there is space for a fridge/freezer. In addition there is a double glazed window to the front and a double glazed door to the side.

Sitting Room 16' 3" x 15' 4" max ( 4.95m x 4.67m max )
A triple aspect room with double glazed windows to the rear and both sides. There are also double glazed French doors to the annexe garden, two radiators and a brick fireplace with electric woodburner. Stairs ascend to the first floor.

Bedroom One 16' 3" max x 11' 11" ( 4.95m max x 3.63m )
The main bedroom has a double glazed window overlooking the rear paddock and a radiator. Measurements include sloped ceilings.

Bedroom Two 16' 3" max x 10' 10" ( 4.95m max x 3.30m )
Marginally smaller than the main bedroom, the second bedroom has a double glazed window to the front and a radiator. Measurements include sloped ceilings.

A three piece suite comprising a bath with mixer tap and electric shower over, WC and pedestal wash hand basin. The walls are partly tiled and there is an extractor fan, radiator, shaver point and a Velux window.

The annexe has its own, low maintenance garden which is laid to gravel. The garden backs onto the rear paddock and has views of the surrounding countryside. There is also a side gate and an two outside lights and a bespoke litch type porch.

Further Outbuildings 

Double Garage 19' 11" x 17' 5" ( 6.07m x 5.31m )
The double garage is constructed of cavity walls, thus allowing for further development subject to necessary permissions. There is a window to the rear and power and lighting. To the front of the garage is a vast driveway providing parking for a host of vehicles.

Workshop 18' 6" x 9' 7" ( 5.64m x 2.92m )
The workshop is a conversion of a former garage. This space has windows to the front and rear and a glazed front door. There is also a supply of power lighting and water.


Stables & Yard 
With a separate vehicle access from the lane, there is a hardstanding yard with two timber built stables with mains lighting. There is a concrete base where the current owners have positioned their tack store. There is then gated access to the front paddock and along the driveway, passing the house, there is access to the rear paddock.

Front Paddock 
The front paddock is a long thin strip of land, currently used for turn out. The land borders the lane and has a few mature trees.

Rear Paddock 
The larger of the two paddocks is the rear paddock. This is mostly used for grazing and has a collection of trees. There is a five bar gate providing direct vehicle access and a small, basic structure to provide shelter.

1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.
4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.

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09 August 2016


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